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    Alligators In The Sewer Pipes!

    For generations it has been speculated that there are creatures lurking in the sewers. Things like rats, alligators, toxic zombie monsters and other unpleasant things. These creatures are nothing but legend and probably due to the overzealous imagination of a writer with nothing better to do. Not that I would know anything about that. The stories of creatures in the sewers have existed for nearly …Read More

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    Lead In The Pipes

    We have talked about the effect that dirty gas lines can have on your appliances. The same goes for your water lines. Aging water lines are the culprit of many of the issues that Americans have with their water. The past usage of lead in piping homes and municipalities has become a big deal. We have all seen the issues that arise when lead levels are deemed to be unacceptable. Think of Flint Michi…Read More

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    Rotten Egg Smell? Time For A Gas Repipe!

    I once bought a dozen eggs and went on vacation. No, I did not take the eggs with me on vacation. The beaches of Panama were incredible and there were monkeys! Monkeys aside, the eggs in my failed natural gas refrigerator began to create an odor which smelled like natural gas. Now this situation was the perfect storm because my natural gas refrigerator had stopped working due to the age of gas pip…Read More

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    Natural Gas and Aging

    A gas leak is a dangerous prospect for any homeowner. It is little things like a natural gas explosion that can keep a person awake at night. I say “little things” because we have all seen the after effects of a natural gas explosion on the news and it’s not pretty. So how can you enjoy that vacation to Mexico without worrying? Call your California Copper Repipe Specialists for a gas line in…Read More

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    More On Reverse Osmosis

    Last time we discussed reverse osmosis water systems and the viability of installing a unit during a PEX repipe. I specifically mentioned a PEX repipe due to the fact that it is the best for a reverse osmosis system. Why, you ask, is PEX the best material for reverse osmosis purification systems? It seems that the water exiting this type of purification system is extremely corrosive to copper pipi…Read More

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    Reverse Osmosis Water Systems

    Let’s explore for a moment, the new phenomenon of reverse osmosis water systems. During a PEX repipe it is an option to add filtration systems such as this. So, just what is a reverse osmosis water filtration system? Well, simply put it is just like any other filter system; water flows through a medium and flows out pure. In the case of reverse osmosis, the water is filtered and the contaminants…Read More

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    Tankless Water Heater Disadvantages

    We have discussed the operation and advantages of tankless water heaters. California Repipe Specialists are experts in whole home copper repiping and in aging plumbing issues. Contact us with all of your questions about tankless heaters and options for your home. Now let’s explore some disadvantages of a tankless water heater. Disadvantages of a tankless water heater. Tankless water heaters, for…Read More

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    Commercial Piping Systems (And The Abuse They Take)

      We have talked a lot about residential plumbing and some of the issues encountered, but what about a large commercial building? Now I am not talking about an airplane hangar or a building on that scale but what about a modestly sized car lot with a small shop in the back? A business is just as important to monitor for plumbing issues as your home. PEX repiping is a cost effective option for…Read More

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    Get In Some Hot Water With a Comfort System

      Technology and water are words that, when put together, do not usually mean good things. Those words usually reference a cell phone that has taken a dip in the toilet. Oh boy, get out the bag of rice! But at California Repipe Experts, we think of technology as much more than our cutting edge PEX repiping services. Think hot water, on demand. That’s right, the convenience of hot water on d…Read More

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    Old House? Good Bones Doesn’t Always Mean Good Pipes.

    Do you suspect an issue with your plumbing? Well unless you are thinking about that drip in the middle of the night, there is probably nothing to worry about. That is assuming your home is fairly new. The age of your house plays a large part in determining if you need to call an Anaheim repiping specialist for your plumbing, but just what is it you want to look for? Well we have seen in the media …Read More